Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics of Small Systems

Entropy (Basel). 2018 May 23;20(6):392. doi: 10.3390/e20060392.


A challenging frontier in modern statistical physics is concerned with systems with a small number of degrees of freedom, far from the thermodynamic limit.[...].

Keywords: large deviations; non-equilibrium fluctuations; small systems; statistical mechanics; stochastic thermodynamics.

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  • Editorial